Few days after receiving news that he will be performing at the Southwest (SXSW) Festival that will also be also attended by President Barrack Obama and his wife Mitchelle , Eddy kenzo once again has another reason to smile after a short period of illness.
The BET Award winner today received a congratulatory message from the State House of Uganda praising him for putting Ugandan Music on the global map and foe inspiring many young Ugandans. In the message ,the Uganda State house applauded Eddy’s Determination of not giving up in his music career despite losing his mother at the tender age.
”Congratulations to Edrisah Musuuza, aka Eddy Kenzo, on being selected to perform at one of the biggest global music, film and media events – the South By Southwest (SXSW) Festival 2016 – for the second consecutive year. And this year, the ‘Stamina’ hit maker will perform in front of U.S. President Barack #Obama and his wife Michelle. Kenzo performs on Friday 18th March.
Eddy Kenzo has come a long way after losing his mother at the tender age of four and living on the streets for at least thirteen years. He has shown that determination and focus go a long way. He is a good example of the Ugandan Dream.
Congratulations Mr. Musuuza for putting Ugandan Music on the global map and for inspiring many young Ugandans,” the State House Uganda statement read.